Robert H. Ameigh, 89, of Marblehead, died Thursday, March 27, 2008, in Valleyview Healthcare Center, Fremont.
He was born Jan. 2, 1919, in Jeromesville, Ohio, the son of the late Charles and Clara (Zahner) Ameigh. On February 1, 1940, he married Dorothy J. Talmadge; she preceded him in death March 24, 2007.
Robert was self-employed at his family-owned plumbing and heating business, Ameigh'sInstallation Service.
He loved to read "How To" books, and as a result he built three of the family homes as well as a family boat and tractor. He was instrumental in developing Port Pleasant subdivision in Marblehead and also Holiday Acres Trailer Park and Marina in Marblehead, which his son still operates.
Survivors include his sons, Larry Ameigh of Marblehead and Ron (Luz) Ameigh of Johnson's Island; granddaughter, Asia Ameigh; and grandson, Brian Ameigh.
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; and brothers, John and Roger Ameigh.
Visitation will be from10-11 a.m. Monday in Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, 7755 East Harbor Road, Lakeside-Marblehead, where funeral services will begin at 11 a.m.; the Rev. Jerry Phelps will officiate. Burial will follow at Sackett Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to the family.
Condolences may be expressedat neideckerleveckcrosser.com.